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FAQ about college study for young people (SEND)

My child would be overwhelmed by the size of the college and the large number of students? Assessments are carried out to ensure all students are appropriately placed, depending on the type of course and individual support needs. Our colleges offer taster days where students…

New! Young People's Education Health and Care Needs Assessment Booklet

The 'My Education Health and Care Needs Assessment Booklet' was co-produced with written content and illustrations by young people, supported by youth workers in the Youth Service during the autumn and winter term 2015. The young people worked with a professional artist to help produce…

Getting a job

The world of work can sometimes be a confusing place. Adviza have some great information that you can use to help you get a job. Find an apprenticeship or job that suits you Discover how to apply for work Create a CV Prepare for interviews Look at your options after year 8/9, 11 or sixth…

Volunteering for Young People

Why volunteer? Volunteering is a great way of doing something worthwhile, giving back as well as gaining new skills. It also makes you feel super good! Volunteering can help increase your confidence, build your c.v. and help you gain experience and skills which is great…

Flexible learning courses by Buckinghamshire Adult Learning

Buckinghamshire Adult Learning are now offering flexible learning courses a new way for you to learn online. Choose from a wide range of subjects and improve your employability skills or develop your personal skills and professional knowledge. This flexible learning method is personally tailored to…

Applying to college for young people with SEND

Students work with their school to identify various colleges the summer before. There are open days where students can come and visit with parents. Also colleges are open throughout the year so the student and family are welcome to discuss any concerns the student has…

Education and Learning

Support and advice for parents and carers on all aspects of education and learning for you and your family.      

Transition Year 13 – Age 17/18 (SEND)

This page will tell all about some of the things that will happen when you are in Year 13. These things may not always happen exactly in the order below but they should happen at some point during the school year. If there is anything…

Post 16 Transition - Education (SEND)

Young people with Special Educational Needs or disability are often at risk of missing out on opportunities in education, employment and training. Here you can find information on transitions in education and where to look for post 16 education. What does transitions mean? Transition refers to…

Transition Year 11 – Age 15/16 (SEND)

This page will tell you all about some of the things that will happen when you are in Year 11. These things may not always happen exactly in the order below but they should happen at some point during the school year. If there is anything…